Lay strong foundations for secondary school success with a Key Stage 3 course.

Our UK centres host exciting, outdoor experiences for Key Stage 3 and S1-S3 students to foster strong bonds with others and personal growth while also covering curriculum content.

Get your students off to a flying start at secondary school, a journey that can be continued with our GCSE and A Level courses or National and Highers courses.

  • Build confidence, resilience, independence and more with activities and challenges.
  • Create friendships by developing communication and co-operation skills
  • Led by tutors who are educated to degree level or equivalent, and are passionate about using the great outdoors as their classroom.

Key Stage 3 / S1-S3 residentials from £179 for two nights

Book for a residential between September 2024 and March 2025 for a discount of over 25% on our usual prices*:

  • Two-night residential: £179
  • Two-night residential including two adventure activities: £199
  • Four-night residential including four adventure activities: £349

Please click the titles for full details including an example timetable or speak to us to find out more.

students on a Snowdonia walk

Active Geography

Fuse fieldwork with outdoor activities to explore real geographical contexts in an exciting and engaging way.

Active Science

Benefit from first hand fieldwork experiences in a range of habitats with outdoor activities to develop team skills.
carrying canoe

Outdoors and Adventure

An action packed course, set in stunning natural locations and inspiring students to succeed and excel in new physical challenges.
geography rivers group

Common Entrance

Cover the stages of the Individual Fieldwork Enquiry for the Geography 13+ Common Entrance Exam.
toasting marshmallows on a camp fire

S1-S3 Environmental Exploration and Adventure

An active outdoor trip covering SQA curriculum content.

Key Stage 3 day trips

We also offer science and geography Key Stage 3 days at our non-residential centres.


Need a bit more information about Key Stage 3 opportunities?

How can our trips help your school? Pop us your email address and we will get in touch with some details.

*Residential discounted prices T&C’s

  • The discounted prices are available on the residentials listed above: Active Geography, Active Science, Outdoors and Adventure, Common Entrance and S1-S3 Environmental Exploration and Adventure.
  • Bookings must be for visits between 01 September 2024 and 31 March 2025 to be at the offer price.
  • Offer price is available to new Key Stage 3 residential customers.
  • Price includes; accommodation, food, teaching and activities.
  • Price does not include lunch on Day 1, in-course transport or transport to the centre. We will use on-site/walking distance activities where possible.